Wee Willie Walker

SOUL SURVIVOR - SOUL LEGEND

Willie is the winner of TWO 2016 Living Blues Music Awards! Critics' Poll - COMEBACK ARTIST OF THE YEAR and Best Blues Album of 2015 - NEW RECORDINGS / SOUTHERN SOUL for his Little Village Foundation release "If Nothing Ever Changes"

 

About "If Nothing Ever Changes"

If enough of the right people hear If Nothing Ever Changes,
Wee Willie Walker’s world will change, and he will become the
award-winning, highly sought-after soul/blues singer he has
deserved to be since the 1960s… Not enough good things
can be said about this singer’s comeback record.
-Steve Sharp, Living Blues
 
West Coast guitarist Kid Andersen and harmonica player Rick
Estrin have done fans of quality roots music a public service
by rescuing 1960s Goldwax soul singer Wee Willie Walker.
-Frank-John Hadley, DownBeat
 
‘60s soul journeyman Wee Willie Walker returns
here with a highly charged, diverse set stacked with
airplay-worthy tracks… A “year’s best” candidate.
-Duane Verh, Roots Music Report
 
A contemporary rousing soul record with a classic vibe
running through it, you can’t go wrong here if you want some
solid soul that will reach down into yours. Killer stuff.
-Chris Spector, Midwest Record
 
If Nothing Ever Changes shines as a beacon of hope
in the survival of genuine soul music.
-James Nadal, All About Jazz
 
This is another outstanding release from this underrated
soul singer.
-Charlie Lange, Blues Junction Productions
 
Steeped in the riches of the blues and soul, often summoning
up images of Sam Cooke and Wilson Picket, Mr. Walker and
company find that sweet spot of the heyday of the soulman.
-TJ Nelson, World Music Central

About Wee Willie Walker

“I have been part of producing and playing on over 100
releases. Nothing I have ever done is as great or important
as this CD Rick and I produced for Willie Walker. This IS
the real deal, and the world needs to recognize that.”
- Kid Andersen
 
“Who says they don’t make ‘em like that anymore? Pick up
the new Wee Willie Walker CD and see how it’s done.”
- Otis Clay
 
“Willie Walker is pure deep southern soul.
They just don't make 'em like that anymore.”
- Curtis Salgado
 
“I am very excited about Wee Willie Walkers record
If Nothing Ever Changes! He is a fantastic soul
singer with timeless material.”
-John Nemeth
 
“Wee Willie Walker is the man… he’s the soul MAN
of soul MEN – and you can quote me on that!”
-Johnny Rawls
 
“Here's a big smooth voice out a small man, with larger
than life talent, soul and charisma! I highly recommend
you to check him out!”
- Sugaray Rayford
 
“Wee Willie Walker is a classic and classy soul singer!
You can hear his strong gospel roots in every phrase he
sings. Whether listening to his recordings or performing
live with him, his powerful voice sends me!”
-Anthony Paule